Dennis Eckstine has over 25 years experience in engineering, quality, and product safety including company representative at trial for equipment manufacturers. He has experience with cranes, aerial platforms, lifts, trucks, farm wagons, roll-backs, carriers, fire ladders, batteries, paper machines, winders, reels, rollers and other construction, industrial and agricultural products. Through his active involvement in current standards committees, his education, and his engineering and product safety experience at major manufacturers he brings a solid scientific and practical background to his clients.
He was previously Vice President, Senior Director of Product Safety & Reliability, and Director of Engineering Administration for different major manufacturers. He possesses a BSME and MBA. Mr. Eckstine started as a full time employee in the construction equipment industry in 1971 for Grove.
He is currently a member of numerous committees within the organizations of American National Standards Institute, Society of Automotive Engineering, ISO, and National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators. Mr. Eckstine is also the International Chairman of ISO TC 214 for Elevating Work Platforms, International Chairman of ISO TC 96 SC 6 for Mobile Cranes, and a Commissioner of CCO.
Eckstine & Associates, Inc. performs complete case analyses, inspections, test development, reconstruction, exhibit preparation and court testimony.